Program

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE (as of July 01st, 2019)

The 2nd Conference of Hanseatic League of Universities
& the 40th Anniversary of Incheon National University
July 3-5, 2019
Songdo, Incheon, Korea

Wednesday July 3, 2019

15:00 – 17:30 Registration
16:00 – 17:30 Campus Tour
18:00 – 21:00 Registration, Reception, and Welcome Dinner

Thursday July 4, 2019

07:30 Board Breakfast Meeting (only for founding members)
08:30~09:15 Registration
09:15~09:30 Opening Ceremony

Opening Speech :
President Henk PIJLMAN of Hanze University of Applied Sciences

Welcoming Speech :
President CHO Dong-Sung of Incheon National University
09:30~09:50 Keynote

His Excellency BAN Ki-Moon,
“Global Sustainability through Education”
10:00~11:00 POSTECH President Summit: Challenges in higher education in an era of creativity and innovation

Chaired by President KIM Doh-Yeon of POSTECH

Founder Ben NELSON of Minerva Schools
Panels University of Missouri, Columbia President Alexander CARTWRIGHT
Deggendorf Institute of Technology President Peter SPERBER
Incheon National University President CHO Dong-Sung
11:00~11:15 Networking break & refreshments
11:15~12:30 Workshop #1-1: Fostering entrepreneurship in high education through education and research
Chair National Taiwan Ocean Univ. President CHANG Ching-Fong
Presenters Woosong Univ. President John E. ENDICOTT The Limited Nuclear Weapons’ Free Zone for Northeast Asia
State Univ. of New York – Korea Professor James F. LARSON The digital disruption in education
Ghent University Global Campus Dr. Dilruk De SILVA Transnational Education (TNE): roles of education hubs in Asia.
Panels Nilai University Dean Sivakumar VELAYUTHAM
Vietnam National Universtiy of Agriculture President Thi Lan NGUYEN
12:30~14:00 Lunch Break: Idea exchanges (Strengthening the coalition and sustaining collaboration)
14:00~15:20 Workshop #1-2: New Paradigm for Collaboration in New Era-Fostering Collaboration among Universities, Enterprises and Local Societies
Chair University of Malaga Vice-President for Strategic Projects, Victor Fernando Munoz Maritinez
Presenters Abdullah Gül Univ. Rector İhsan SABUNCUOGLU Pioneering New Generation Universities for a Greater Societal Impact
Universiti Kuala Lumpur Dato’ Dr. Mazliham Mohd Su’ud Higher Technical Vocational Education and Training (Higher-TVET) Practical Application Education Model
ASEAN University Network Director Choltis DHIRATHITI Intercultural Competence, Talent and the Future of Work from the ASEAN Perspective
Yanbian Univ. President KIM Woong Choice and Implementation of University Internationalization (TBD)
Panels Universiti Putra Malaysia Dr. Azmawani Abd RAHMAN
Beijing Technology and Business Univ. Dr. XIE Zhihua
15:20~15:30 Networking break & refreshments
15:30~17:20 Workshop #1-3: Challenges in Higher Education and Entrepreneurship for Sustainability
Chair Soon Chun Hyang University President SUH Kyo-Il
Presenters Hanbat National Univ. President CHOI Byoung-Wook Alternative Higher Education Schools in Korea
Badr University in Cairo Vice President IBRAHIM ElKallah Challenge facing private sector in developing countries and its impact on university ranking
University of Kitakyushu Dean YAO Keisuke Learning through Experience for Empathy in University Education
Luther University President KWON Deuk-Chil Innovating small universities with ISO 9001 certification
Panels Hallym University Vice President PARK Joon-Shik
National Univ. of Laos Vice President Houngphet CHANTHAVONG
17:20~17:30 Coffee Break
17:30~17:50 Wrap-up: Prioritizing cooperation in high education for entrepreneurship, collaboration and sustainability
Summaries of Presentations in each session by Session Chairs
18:00~ Dinner & Classical Music Concert
“IncheonMusic: Hic et nunc” by Sejong Soloists

Friday July 5, 2019

09:00~09:45 Keynotes: Future of Universities
Pusan National University, Presdient CHUN Ho-Hwan , “PNU Renovation”
AJOU University, President PARK Hyung-Ju, “The Future of University: Real Impact on Society”
09:45~10:10 Workshop #2-1: Introduction of a New University Ranking System, WURI
Incheon National Univ. President CHO Dong-Sung Background and Necessity of Alternative Ranking Metrics on Real Impact
Seoul National Univ. Professor MOON Hwy-Chang Alternative Ranking Metrics Based on Real Impact
10:10~10:20 Networking break & refreshments
10:20~12:15 Workshop #2-2: Cases for Innovative Program applied to Alternative Ranking Metrics WURI
Chair Seoul National Univ. Professor MOON Hwy-Chang
Presenters Northern Arizona University Executive Vice President Joanne KEEN Autonomous Drones, Creative Pedagogy and Innovation at Northern Arizona University
Deggendorf Institute of Technology President Peter SPERBER Silicon Valley Program + others
Hanze University of Applied Sciences Professor Diederich Bakker DJOP Hanze Entrepreneurship Model
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Dean OH Chong-Jin HUFS Innovative Program on International Education
Xianyang Vocational & Tech. College Vice Party Secretary FAN Shusheng VR technology to monitor the growth of fruit
University Kebangsaan Malaysia Pro-vice Chancellor Isahak YUSOFF
Deputy Vice Chancellor Imran HO ABDULLAH
Ranking and Quality: Coherence in university strategic planning
Soon Chun Hyang University Professor LEE Joo-Sung School of Convergence and Entrepreneurship
12:15~12:30 Closing and Discussion
Chaired by President CHO Dong-Sung, Q&A, Discussion, Future Plans for New Ranking System
14:00 Visit to Samsung Biologics, world’s largest producer of biosimilar products.